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STC Autumn Dip and Dash

24 Sep 16

 

STRATFORD UPON AVON TRIATHLON CLUB

AUTUMN DIP & DASH AQUATHLON

SATURDAY 24th SEPTEMBER 2016

 

This popular event is back for another year in the picturesque Cotswolds, taking place in the grounds of Shipston High School, with a pool based swim in the Everyone Active Leisure Centre.

This is an afternoon event focused towards Junior Athletes as part of the West Midlands Junior Series, however, all ages are welcomed to take part.

The first swimmers (Tri Star Start) will be off at around 13:30hrs, with wave times confirmed nearer the time.

This event is a permitted event under the rules of Triathlon England.

 

TO ENTER THE EVENT CLICK THE ABOVE BUTTON ON THE ENTRY CENTRAL PAGE: "SIGN-UP"

 

The following is a brief summary of the key details for this event.

Those entered will receive a full Race Pack approximately 2 weeks before the race.

 

Location

The event will take place at: Shipston Leisure Centre, Shipston-on-Stour, Warwickshire, CV36 4DY

Brief description

Inclusive and friendly club-organised Aquathlon, with all distances provided from TriStart to Seniors. Starting in the clean 25m Leisure Centre pool followed by an off-road run using the neighbouring High School fields, in rural South Warwickshire. The run route has some small hills for competitors TriStar 3 and older. Prizes, fun and achievement for sure!

West Midlands series

Having run this event successfully for the last few years, we are pleased and proud to announce that this year the event continues to be part of the West Midland Junior Series.

British Triathlon Membership

If you are not a member of a British Triathlon home nation, then you will need to purchase a day licence.  This is automatically charged through the entry central system.  If you are a member, then please remember to bring your card with you to registration.

For your safety and to abide by the rules: no card on the day = you will need to buy a day licence.

 

Age Groups & Race Distances 

Age (as at 31/12/16)

Race Category

Swim Distance (m)

Run Distance (km)

8yrs

Tristar Start

50

0.6

9 &10yrs

Tristar 1

150

1.2

11 / 12yrs

Tristar 2

200

1.7

13 / 14yrs

Tristar 3

300

2.75

15 / 16yrs

Youth

400

4

17yrs and over

Adult

400

5

 

Start Times

The Aquathlon swim start times will be allocated based on estimated swim time in each age category. We will have exclusive use of the pool and continue with the plan in having two swimmers in each lane, this enables us to have a competitive race.

The waves will start with Tristar, working through the age groups to Seniors at the end. First wave proposed start from 13:30hrs, tbc on the day.

Race Day

You will need to register earlier on the day, please allow time to do so and read the detailed race information pack for details of registration and timings for the same.

At the start of the first wave, the transition area will be live and no further entry by any competitor not racing will be permitted.

Ensure you are ready and waiting on the pool side 10mins before your race start time. (Start times will be provided in the detailed race pack).

Race Brief

A mandatory race briefing will be given in the school sports hall prior to the start. 

Prizes

Prizes will be given for the first male and female winner of each age group, (more if numbers, funding and charitable contributions allow). Age is calculated according to British Triathlon rules as your age on 31st December 2016.

Results

Provisional results will be posted at race HQ on the day, and 15 minutes before the prize-giving (to allow competitors the opportunity to check their result before the prize presentation). Full results will be available on the race website www.shipston aquathlon.com within 2 days of the event.

Consent

Signatures and entry are an acceptance that any photo’s taken can be used in any published information after the event e.g results or news reports. Please speak to registration staff if you do not agree to this.

Race Cancellation Policy

If for reasons, that are outside the control of the organisers, events dictate that either the Race Director or the Triathlon England Official has to cancel the event, we will be unable to provide a refund of the race entries and fees associated with the same, due to costs being incurred well in advance of the event.

Contact

 

Our Club

Stratford Upon Avon Triathlon Club, is part of Stratford upon Avon Athletics Club.  

We have grown from being a small section of the club to now having a significant number of junior and senior members, that are learning about, training and competing in all forms of multi sport.  We have regular training events throughout the week, with something always happening.  With strong links with the local Stratford Sharks Triathlon Section of the swimming club, we work together to have a network of activity for the juniors into triathlon in South Warwickshire.

Organiser
Sam Nicholson
Dates and Status
EventDateAvailable/TotalStatusClosing Date
Autumn Dip and Dash (aged 8)24/09/2016??/125Closed22/09/2016
Autumn Dip and Dash (9-10 years)24/09/2016??/125Closed22/09/2016
Autumn Dip and Dash (11-12 years)24/09/2016??/125Closed22/09/2016
Autumn Dip and Dash(13-14 years)24/09/2016??/125Closed22/09/2016
Autumn Dip and Dash (15-16 years)24/09/2016??/125Closed22/09/2016
Autumn Dip and Dash (17 and over)24/09/2016??/125Closed22/09/2016

These events share a common pool of 125 places

Prices
UntilDiscounted*Standard
22/09/2016£12.50£13.50

*Discounted for members of any of TE WT TS

UntilDiscounted*Standard
22/09/2016£12.50£13.50

*Discounted for members of any of TE WT TS

UntilDiscounted*Standard
22/09/2016£12.50£13.50

*Discounted for members of any of TE WT TS

UntilDiscounted*Standard
22/09/2016£12.50£13.50

*Discounted for members of any of TE WT TS

UntilDiscounted*Standard
22/09/2016£12.50£13.50

*Discounted for members of any of TE WT TS

UntilDiscounted*Standard
22/09/2016£16.00£19.00

*Discounted for members of any of TE WT TS

To sign-up for this event on EntryCentral, the Service Fee is 5% (min 60p)

Event Address
Shipston Leisure Centre, Shipston-on-Stour, Warwickshire, CV36 4DY